Capinghem

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Capinghem
The war memorial in Capinghem
The war memorial in Capinghem
Coat of arms of Capinghem
Location of Capinghem
Capinghem is located in France
Capinghem
Capinghem
Capinghem is located in Hauts-de-France
Capinghem
Capinghem
Coordinates: 50°38′42″N 2°57′46″E / 50.645°N 2.9628°E / 50.645; 2.9628Coordinates: 50°38′42″N 2°57′46″E / 50.645°N 2.9628°E / 50.645; 2.9628
CountryFrance
RegionHauts-de-France
DepartmentNord
ArrondissementLille
CantonArmentières
IntercommunalityMétropole Européenne de Lille
Government
 • Mayor (2020–2026) Christian Mathon[1]
Area
1
1.86 km2 (0.72 sq mi)
Population
 (Jan. 2019)[2]
2,537
 • Density1,400/km2 (3,500/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
59128 /59160
Elevation34–49 m (112–161 ft)
(avg. 40 m or 130 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Capinghem (French pronunciation: ​[kapɛ̃ɡɛm]; archaic Dutch: Campinghem) is a commune in the Nord department in northern France. It is part of the Métropole Européenne de Lille.[3]

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Capinghem
The arms of Capinghem are blazoned :
Sable, a lion argent.



See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Répertoire national des élus: les maires". data.gouv.fr, Plateforme ouverte des données publiques françaises (in French). 2 December 2020.
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2019". The National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies. 29 December 2021.
  3. ^ INSEE commune file